Zhandos Ranov

Zhandos Ranov

Senior Research fellow

Dr. Zhandos Ranov graduated from the Department of International Relations of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences in Khoja Akhmet Yassawi International Kazakh-Turkish University. In 2008, he received his master’s degree at the Department of Economics of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences in Khoja Akhmet Yassawi International Kazakh-Turkish University. He then worked as a lecturer in the Department of Accounting and Auditing at the same university. In 2017, he completed his PhD study in Gazi University, Institute of Social Sciences, Department of Finance, his

Staff's Publications


March 19, 2018

Mortgage Lending in Kazakhstan: Analysis of Recent Years

The possibility of owning a home by getting a mortgage loan is a well-established practice worldwide. Quite low interest rates and acceptable payment terms make mortgage lending attractive for the population, especially in developed countries. However, the situation in Kazakhstan’s market of mortgage lending has a number of distinctive features. […]
January 22, 2018

The Structure of Kazakhstan’s Budget System and Recent Changes in Budget Revenues

The state budget is a key element of the national economy and entire financial system of any state. Since independence, Kazakhstan has been making intensive efforts to in-crease efficiency of the budget expenditures and budget process by implementing a number of the budget legislation reforms. The enactment of the Concept […]
November 4, 2017

The Eurasian Economic Union: Past, Present and Future

The Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) has gone through some difficult and challenging times before reaching its current stage of development. The Customs Union (CU) and Common Economic Space (CES) between Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan could be considered as the key elements of the EEU as a regional integration project. The […]